(unofficial translation, emphasis added)

Criminal Code of Cyprus (Cap 154) 1960; (Amendment Law, 3 of 1962; Amendment Law, 15 of 1999) (excerpts)

Damage to religious property

Article 138

Any person who destroys, damages or defiles any place of worship or any object which is held sacred by any class of persons with the intention of thereby insulting the religion of any class of persons or with the knowledge that any class of persons is likely to consider such destruction, damage or defilement as an insult to their religion, is guilty of a misdemeanor.